Research Students

Research Student (non-degree student) Admissions

To study at Hitotsubashi University as a research student, please confirm the qualifications firstly by Application Guidelines.

Application Guidelines


Qualifications for admission are as follows. Please refer to the application guidelines for details.

  • Those who are nominated by a foreign government.
  • Those who are currently enrolled in one of our partner institutions and are nominated by the partner institution.
    *An official letter of request from the partner institution will be required.
  • Those who have passed the first screening of Japan - Taiwan Exchange Association.

Application Documents

Please e-mail us if you think that you are qualified. We will send you the necessary application documents after confirming your qualifications.

Research Period

Maximum of 2 years.

Application Period

November 1, 2017 - Novemeber 6, 2017 (for April 2018 admission) *Screening results announced in December

May 15, 2018 - May 21, 2018 (for September 2018 admission) *Screening results announced in June


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